Master of Professional Accounting

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

MA-PACC Postgraduate Hawthorn Send me a link to this course
Swinburne’s Master of Professional Accounting combines a practical, hands-on MPA program with strong industry links and a clear pathway to professional recognition.
You’ll learn to provide crucial, comprehensive and specialist business analysis and compelling financial narratives to inform strategic investment and business decisions.
Swinburne’s emphasis on entrepreneurship and innovation is at the heart of this MPA.
Our industry connections are combined with experiential learning through topical projects, case histories and expert guest speakers.
You’ll graduate with a firm understanding of core knowledge and be job-ready with industry relevant skills in software such as Xero.
The many electives on offer can help set you up for roles in areas such as banking, business consulting, information systems, finance, and manufacturing.
This course is professionally accredited through CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ).

*CPA Specialisation is not available in 2022 and 2023.


1.5 years full-time or equivalent part-time


Hawthorn (Semester 1, Semester 2) - View application and start dates

Study modes

  • Full-time,
  • Part-time

2023 Start Dates

Semester 2 - 31 July 2023

2024 Start Dates

Semester 1 - 26 February 2024
Semester 2 - 29 July 2024